The Mayor of London is encouraging people with Covid-19 symptoms to get tested, over fears of a second wave of the deadly virus.Sadiq Khan Tweeted: “We can’t risk a second wave of Covid-19 infections — it would be devastating for our city.
“If you’re showing symptoms, self-isolate immediately and get tested.
The Mayor’s Tweet directs social media users to the NHS Testing and Tracing web page, which also urges people to get a test if they have symptoms.
On Friday (June 19), the Department of Health and Social Care announced thousands of new booking slots for coronavirus home testing kits had been made available by the UK Government.
The department took to social media to announce that home testing kits could be ordered, and walk-through and drive-through appointments could be booked.
“Anyone with symptoms can book online now,” it added.